Nursery Nurse

Date Posted:12 Mar 2021
  1. Early years
  1. Long-term

Nursery Nurse

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Are you a qualified Nursery Nurse? Would you like to work term time only in a primary school nursery and reception class?

An Ofsted outstanding primary school in the London borough of Waltham Forest would like to appoint a dynamic Nursery Nurse to join their team! This dynamic two form entry community primary school would like to recruit a qualified and experienced Nursery Nurse who has good working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum as well as possessing a creative, assertive, and nurturing approach. The headteacher is keen to appoint a Nursery Nurse to work closely with the teacher in the nursery class team to plan and prepare exciting and engaging activities. You will be a dedicated professional who thrives in the EYFS and is keen to progress in a primary school environment.

The role is full time, 5 days week (term time only) and will be due to start in March/April 2021.

The role will involve:

  • Work alongside the nursery teachers to plan and prepare engaging, creative, play based sessions
  • Supporting children on a 1-1 and small group basis
  • Work with Key children
  • Write observations
  • Teach phonics
  • Story time
  • Outdoor learning / messy play

The location: Waltham Forest

Essential Requirements:

  • Is qualified - Level 3 or NNEB equivalent
  • Has good working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK

The person:

This Nursery Nurse role requires someone who:

  • Loves working in an Early year's environment
  • Has an engaging, assertive approach with the children
  • Able to think creatively

The school offers:

  • CPD - brilliant training for all staff
  • A bright, well organised, well-resourced early years foundation stage
  • Wonderful, positive staff who welcome new member of staff

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as Nursery Nurse, Waltham Forest or for more information about the role, contact Maddy Watson on 02078455450 option 1 or

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your career.

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